The Texas Women Anglers Tournament is a women's only fishing tournament in Port Aransas, Texas benefiting the Women's Shelter of South Texas.
The Texas Women Anglers Tournament is a qualify tournament for the Offshore World Championship.
The anglers of the TWAT tournament are always sure to entertain with their festive pirate garb & decorated boats. Get inspiration for the 2015 pirate/throw back theme and admire the ladies creative work from previous years.
Money raised provides free, comprehensive support services for men, women, and children in the Women’s Shelter of South Texas’ twelve-county service area, which includes Aransas, Bee, Brooks, Duval, Jim Wells, Kenedy, Kleberg, Live Oak, McMullen, Nueces, Refugio, and San Patricio counties.
37 boats // 26 Sailfish // 7 White Marlins // 9 Blue Marlins // $317,050 in Cash Pot Awards
Overall Winner: Portafino with 837.05 points
Second Place Overall Winner: Dos Hijos with 615 points
Dorado: First Place – Sarah Adami on the Island Time– 28.55 pounds // Second Place – Sherry Ramming on the Rebecca – 28.3 pounds
Tuna: First Place – Lindsey Faidley on the Maverick – 14.6 pounds // Second Place – Rose on the Boomin’ It Up – 14.4
Wahoo: First Place – Emily Scott on the Got’M On – 12.85 pounds
Sailfish: First Place – Whitney Williams, Katherine Bucbley, and Heather Brausen on the Mojo – 4 releases // Second Place – Jessica Weller and Cindy Grant on the Maverick – 3 releases 3:54
White Marlin: First Place – Colbi Vanham on the Dos Hijos – 1 release 8:43 // Second Place – Jessica Weller on the Maverick – 1 release 10:18
Blue Marlin: First Place – Amy Rodriguez and Veronica Berger on the Portafino – 2 releases // Second Place – Rachel Horn on the Let It Ride – 1 release 7:22
Best Dressed Captain: Glenn Martin on the Riptide
Best Decorated Boat: First Place – Fin Stalker (Port Aransas, TX) // Second Place – Coyote (Port Aransas, TX) // Third Place – Cajun Queen (Port O’Connor, TX)